Fox Kit Club Adventures – “Christmas Nature Crafts”

December 12, 2017
10:00 am

Fox Kit Club Adventures – “Christmas Nature Crafts”

Fox Island County Park

December 12, Tuesday  10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Jingle bells and nature’s bounty combine to make this preschool class a memory made for Christmas!  We provide all of the crafting materials, snacks and drinks.  Paid preschool teachers of attending students are free.

Cost: $3.00/ child, $2.00/adult

Pre-register by: 12/8  Min. 5  Max.  25

To register or for more information: Email: nhaley at allencountyparks.org  Call: 449-3246  Natalie Haley

Nature’s Christmas at Metea

December 9, 2017
2:00 pmto5:00 pm

Nature’s Christmas

Metea County Park

December 9, Saturday  2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

“Come one, come all!” to Metea County Park for a peaceful afternoon with Father Christmas (a photo is included)!  Christmas decorations and children’s crafts made with nature’s bounty are also provided.  This is a favorite family event.  Free hot cocoa, baked cookies and a horse-drawn sleigh/hay ride!

Cost: $5.00, ages 6 and under are free

To register or for more information: Email: nhaley at allencountyparks.org  Call: 449-3778  Natalie Haley

Organic Compounds – Homeschool

December 5, 2017
9:30 am

Organic Compounds

Metea County Park

December 5,  Tuesday 9:30 AM

Option 2 –   We will be studying the chemistry of life.  Prerequisite:  Students must have taken Learning About the Microscope.

Cost: $5.00

Pre-register by: 11/28  Min. 5  Max.  9

To register or for more information: Email: rdivelbiss at allencountyparks.org  Call: 449-3778  Ron Divelbiss

Organic Compounds – Homeschool

December 4, 2017
12:00 pm

Organic Compounds

Metea County Park

December 4,  Monday  12:00 PM

Option 1 –   We will be studying the chemistry of life.  Prerequisite:  Students must have taken Learning About the Microscope.

Cost: $5.00

Pre-register by: 11/28  Min. 5  Max.  9

To register or for more information: Email: rdivelbiss at allencountyparks.org  Call: 449-3778 Ron Divelbiss

Hike and Hot Chocolate

December 3, 2017
1:30 pm

Hike and Hot Chocolate

Fox Island County Park

December 3, Sunday  1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Enjoy a short hike and then return to the Nature Center for hot chocolate and sweets around the fireplace.  A winter appropriate nature video will be shown in case of bed weather.  PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Cost: $3.00 includes park admission  Under 7  $1.00

Pre-register by:11/17  Min:5  Max: 15

To register or for more information: Email:jormiston at allencountyparks.org  Call:  449-3180  Jeff Ormiston

Simple Chemistry – Great for Homeschoolers

November 28, 2017
9:30 am

Simple Chemistry

Metea County Park

November  28 Tuesday 9:30 AM

Option 2 – In this 2 hour class we will learn the basic chemistry needed for the study of biology. Prerequisite: Students must have taken Learning About the Microscope.

Cost: $5.00

Pre-register by: 11/21 Min. 5 Max.  9

To register or for more information: Email: rdivelbiss at allencountyparks.org  Call: 449-3778 Ron Divelbiss

Simple Chemistry – Great for Homeschoolers

November 27, 2017
12:00 pm

Simple Chemistry

Metea County Park

Nov. 27 Monday  12:00 PM

Option 1 – In this 2 hour class we will learn the basic chemistry needed for the study of biology. Prerequisite: Students must have taken Learning About the Microscope.

Cost: $5.00

Pre-register by: 11/21 Min. 5 Max.  9

To register or for more information: Email: rdivelbiss at allencountyparks.org  Call: 449-3778 Ron Divelbiss

Night Hike – Fox Island

November 17, 2017
6:00 pm

Night Hike

Fox Island County Park

November 17, Friday 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Darkness falls early now that daylight savings time has ended. Explore Fox Island in the dark and still have time for other Saturday night activities or an early bed time.

Cost: $2.00

Pre-register by 11/12  Min: 5  Max. 15

To register or for more information: Email: rzartman at allencountyparks.org  Call:  449-3186 Ron Zartman

Lay of the Land

November 18, 2017
2:00 pm

Lay of the Land

Fox Island County Park

November 18 , Saturday 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Leafless trees allow for long views on this two-mile look at the Fox Island Nature Preserve.  Ron Zartman will point out geologic landforms within and beyond the park as well as historic features and changes he has observed over the past three decades.

Cost: Free w/ annual pass, or  $2.00 park admission

Pre-register by: 11/13  Min: 5   Max: 20

To register or for more information: Email: rzartman at allencountyparks.org  Call:  449-3186 Ron Zartman

Learning About the Microscope

November 7, 2017
12:00 pm

Learning About the Microscope

Metea County Park

November 7 Tuesday  12:00 PM

Option 2 – . Using microscopes properly is the most important thing for a biology student to learn.  Even if the student has used a microscope before this class is a must before progressing to the chapters to come. Prerequisite: Students that have not taken this class will not be allowed to take any of the biology classes.

Cost: $5.00

Pre-register by: 10/30  Min. 5  Max. 9

To register or for more information:  Email:rdivelbiss at allencountyparks.org  Call: 449-3778  Ron Divelbiss